Agriculture is a category that requires unique, specialized filtration media. Great Lakes Filters offers non-woven media used to produce and hold growing materials. We also provide fabric used for biodegradable pots and row covers to protect plants from frost and insects.
Ground Cover Fabrics
Created from sturdy polypropylene, our lightweight ground cover materials provide moisture and weed control in commercial applications, greenhouses, outdoor areas and uncovered plantings. These durable fabrics are UV stabilized, air permeable and an ecologically safe alternative to the use of chemical herbicides. The material is available in weights from 2.2 to 3.2 ounces and can be cut to any custom size or shape.
Root Barrier Fabric
Designed with cost-conscious horticulturists in mind, our root barrier fabric is both hydrophilic and treated for water permeability. These strong and protective root barrier fabrics block excessive moisture,repel weeds, and are the proven choice among professional farming root barrier fabrics. The root barrier fabric options are available in weights ranging from 1 ounce to 3.5 ounces.
One of our superior landscape fabrics is our Typar material. Typar offers unparalleled permeability allowing moisture, air and nutrients to pass through while chocking unwanted seeds and the weeds they bring. Typar root barrier fabric is guaranteed for 10 years when properly installed and maintained. Our Typar root barrier fabric offers cost effective root barrier solutions for farming at all scales.
Plant Protection Cloth
Plant protection fabrics are typically used in the early spring and late fall to extend the growing season in slightly inclement weather. Great Lakes Filters offers a complete line of non-woven plant-protection fabrics. These versatile line of fabrics bolster larger and more productive yields by sheltering plants from frost, wind, insects and excessive sunlight. These engineered fabrics can raise the temperatures underneath them by up to 10 degrees helping to extend the harvest season. These fabrics are designed to hold in heat, yet allow rain to pass through providing needed moisture and humidity Plant protection fabrics can be employed to accelerate seed germination time by 30%.
Erosion Control Filter Fabric
White fabric protects your plants, annuals, and vegetables from severe cold, frost & freezing temperatures. Additional widths of 10 ft & 12 ft available. Our non-woven, needle punched erosion control products are available in weights from 3.1 to 6 ounces.
3′ x 300′3.2 oz WOVEN PP UV Roll Ground Cover – striped every 12″
4′ x 300′3.2 oz WOVEN PP UV Roll Ground Cover – striped every 12″
6′ x 300′3.2 oz WOVEN PP UV Roll Ground Cover – striped every 12″
10′ x 300′3.2 oz WOVEN PP UV Roll Ground Cover – striped every 12″
2′ x 300′3.2 oz WOVEN PP UV Roll Ground Cover – striped every 12″
6′ x 250′0.5 oz PET UV Roll Row Cover
12′ x 300′0.5 oz PET UV Roll Row Cover
3′ x 250′3.0 oz NP PP UV Roll Thermal Blanket
6′ x 250′3.0 oz NP PP UV Roll Thermal Blanket
12′ x 250′3.0 oz NP PP UV Roll Thermal Blanket
6 ‘x 300’3.0 oz Black NP PP UV Roll Black Weed Barrier
3′ x 50′3.0 oz Black NP PP UV Roll Black Weed Barrier
12′ x 10′1.5 oz PP UV Roll Plant Protection
12′ x 250′ 1.5 oz PP UV Roll Plant Protection
12′ x 1000′0.5 oz PET UV Roll Seed Protection
6′ x 1000′0.5 oz PET UV Roll Seed Protection
15″ x 300′2.0 oz Light Roll Winter Protection Fabric
15″ x 300′2.7 oz Medium Roll Winter Protection Fabric
15″ x 300′6.0 oz Heavy Roll Winter Protection Fabric